Sullivan County Jury Information
-Notice from the Commissioner of Jurors re: Coronavirus and Flu
The NYS Unified Court System would like to assure you that your health and safety remain a top priority for us
as we resume essential court operations, including jury service.
What to Expect When You Appear:
~ Regular deep cleaning of court facilities with enhanced cleaning of commonly used areas
~ Limited people in courthouse
~ Mandatory use of face masks by court personnel and court visitors
~ Please bring your own mask/face covering~
~ Plexiglass barriers may be present at various locations (i.e. magnetometers, x-ray machines, assembly room desks)
~ Indicators, like blue tape, may be present in public areas to ensure physical distance of at least 6 feet
(to meet social distancing standards)
~ Hand sanitizer for all court visitors
Please note the following:
~ Commissioner of Jurors will continue to provide jurors with public wi-fi
~ Bring your own pen/pencil and take it with you when you leave
~ Bring your own books/magazines/electronic devices and chargers
~ Jurors may bring their own resealable beverage and snack or food that does not require refrigeration
Please phone or email your local Commissioner of Jurors Office with further questions.
Phone Number: 845 791 3570 Email:
Thank you for your cooperation.
PLEASE REFER TO THIS WEB PAGE OR CALL 1-800-449-2819 FOR ANY UPDATED INFORMATION
MESSAGE FOR GRAND JURORS SERVING ON THE TERM BEGINNING NOVEMBER 10, 2020:
GRAND JURY IS CANCELLED FOR MONDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2020.
PLEASE BE SURE TO CALL THE 800 NUMBER OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE ON THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, 2020 FOR REPORTING INSTRUCTIONS FOR MONDAY, DECEMBER 28, 2020.
~ THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE AND COOPERATION ~
STAY SAFE - STAY HEALTHY.
We never call and ask you for personal information. NEVER give out personal information over the telephone.
Absence of Emergency: If illness or emergency prevents you from reporting, please call at 845-791-3570 after 8:30 am on the day you are to report.
Accessibility: If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 845-791-3570 or 1-800-662-1220 for relay call.
Court Hours: Court normally operates from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm., with a lunch hour and breaks throughout the day. Court sessions rarely continue beyond 4:30 pm. You cannot enter the building before 8:30 am.
Electronics: Cell phones and other electronic devices may be used in the jury assembly rooms and other waiting areas. They must be turned off during jury selection and trial. There is public access WIFI in the County courthouse.
Meals: There is a mid-day lunch break everyday. You may bring a bagged lunch with you. A refrigerator is located in the jury assembly room.
Parking/Transportation: The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations. Parking near the courthouse is limited; please allow sufficient time to locate parking. Additional parking is available on the corner of Broadway and St. John Street in the Village of Monticello.
Security: Court Officers are stationed throughout the court. Members of the public must pass through a magnetometer to enter. Please arrive early and allow extra time for this process.
Sulivan County Courthouse
Monticello NY 12701
Trial Jurors report to the courtroom assigned
Grand Jurors follow instructions on your summons
Town/Village Jurors check your summons for instructions and reporting address
Commissioner of Jurors
George L. Cooke
Sullivan County Commissioner of Juror
Monticello NY 12701
Email the Commissioner: